PORT HENRY - Alberta "Me-Me" Orr, 76, of 4318 Main St., Port Henry, N.Y., passed away on June 13, 2007, at CVPH Medical Center with her family at her side.
She was born in Mineville on June 14, 1930, the daughter of Claude and Anna Mae Hargett.
She lived in Witherbee her entire life until moving to the Lee House Apts. in Port Henry. She worked many years and retired from Horace Nye Nursing Home. She enjoyed playing cards, Yahtzee and visiting her friends at the Lee House Apts. Most important to her was spending time with her grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her parents; her husband, William A. Orr Sr.; her brothers, Arthur and Leon; her sisters, Cleo, Laska, Vernie, Vera, Nina and Lydia.
Alberta is survived by her son, William "Didder" Orr and companion Laura Baker of Mineville; her daughter, Carla Vargo and her husband, Michael, of Witherbee; her daughter-in-law, Linda Haynes and husband, Boyd, of Mineville; her brothers, Coy Hargett of Mineville, Emmett Hargett of Moriah; her sisters, Ruth Menard of St. Albans, Vt., and Mandy Zani of Orange, Mass.; eight grandchildren, Rebeca (Sean) Gallager, Jason (Karasue) Vargo, Kelly (Gary) Mandy, Billy Orr and companion Tara Diskin, Adrienne (Kyle) Lang, Brittney, Kristen and Kaycee Orr; two great-grandchildren, Patrick Gallager and her special little girl, Quinn Lang.
At her request, there will be no calling hours. Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Office of the Aging Volunteer Transportation Department in Elizabethtown.